cool-tools-diy-network-holiday-special-chris-grundyWe are getting closer and closer to the Holidays season, and the same as ABC Family launched 25 days to Christmas special, DIY Network is taking a different approach: Give your loved ones a set of Cool Tools.

From stocking stuffers to gifts that you leave in the driveway with a big bow, home improvement tools are finding their way on people’s holiday lists with all kinds of budgets. DIY Network’s Chris Grundy, host of Cool Tools, is here to help narrow down the list of “must haves” with an overview of innovative and perennial favorites, all kicking off on Thanksgiving weekend, the official launch of the gift-buying season.

Cool Tools Holiday Blitz Marathon –

When to watch? Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26, 7 a.m. – 12 a.m. ET
Two new seasons (6 and 7) of Cool Tools and specials includes tools for every occasion including the latest in tool technology for outdoor projects, bathroom renovations, woodworking and much more. This two-day holiday marathon will showcase 2010’s coolest tools and gift ideas with price points for every homeowner on your list.

Cool Tools Primetime Specials Premiering Holiday Weekend Include:

Thursday, November 25

8pm ET-Cool Tools: Hardware Show 2010 takes you to The Hardware Show in Las Vegas for over 850,000 sq. ft. of the latest and greatest in tools.

10pm ET-Cool Tools: Top 25 Special 2010 counts down the top 25 coolest tools. See the coolest power, landscaping, measuring and hand tools as chosen by editors.

Friday, November 26

8pm ET- Cool Tools Holiday shows you the latest tools to help you decorate your home for the holidays, like an innovative Christmas tree stand, a pole for stringing lights on tall outdoor trees, a tester that indicates which bulbs are burned out, and an automatic tree watering system disguised in gift wrap.

What do you think? Are you going to watch Cool Tools specials? Will you give tools to someone in this holidays? Let me know in the comments section.